The first table below looks at the demand for the Help Desk Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Help Desk Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Help Desk Specialist
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Help Desk Specialist 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 - £26,500
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
720 930 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 96.00% 96.98% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 661 806 619
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Help Desk Specialist
Oxfordshire

Help Desk Specialist
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Help Desk Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Help Desk Specialist in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Android

Help Desk Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Help Desk Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Help Desk Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft